Interpreter Assessment and Development
CyraCom can help you assess or develop the skills of your staff interpreters, dual-role bilingual employees, or other bilingual professionals.
This assessment tests how well a candidate speaks their secondary language. CyraCom designed this assessment using the standards established by the Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR), a US federal organization that coordinates and shares information about language-related activities.
It tests a candidate’s:
Our Interpreter Skills Assessment tests how well a candidate can interpret clinical-themed messages between their two working languages. It also assesses their medical vocabulary knowledge.
The test takes 20-40 minutes over the phone and covers:
This course teaches participants effective interpretation techniques. We send a CyraCom trainer to your location for a three-day, in-person, 24-hour course that covers:
Participants who complete this course successfully will learn the ethics, standards, and protocols needed to be a qualified interpreter.